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Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 239241, 7 pages
Evaluation of Serum Calcium as a Predictor of Biochemical Recurrence following Salvage Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer
1Department of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic Florida, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
2Section of Biostatistics, Mayo Clinic Florida, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
3Department of Urology, Mayo Clinic Florida, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
4Department of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Received 21 February 2013; Accepted 12 March 2013
Academic Editors: J. Bentel, A. E. Bilsland, B. Comin-Anduix, A. E. Pinto, and L.-M. Sun
Copyright © 2013 Jennifer L. Peterson et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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